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Aniseed funnel cap (Clitocybe odora)
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Aniseed funnel cap (Clitocybe odora)

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Easily identified by its aniseed smell and blue green colour. The young cap is convex with an inrolled margin. Older flat caps dry to pale cream with a wavy margin. The stems colour is similar to the cap with a white base.
Cap 3-6cm stem 4-8cm. usually found in leaf litter of beech or oak, late summer to autumn.
Edible, best dried.

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